naphazoline


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Related to naphazoline: phenylephrine, Naphazoline Hydrochloride
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Noun1.naphazoline - vasoconstrictor (trade names Privine and Sudafed) used in nasal sprays to treat symptoms of nasal congestion and in eyedrops to treat eye irritation
nasal decongestant - a decongestant that provides temporary relief of nasal symptoms of the common cold and rhinitis and upper respiratory infections
pressor, vasoconstrictive, vasoconstrictor - any agent that causes a narrowing of an opening of a blood vessel: cold or stress or nicotine or epinephrine or norepinephrine or angiotensin or vasopressin or certain drugs; maintains or increases blood pressure
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naphazoline

n nafazolina
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The active ingredients tetrahydrozoline, oxymetazoline or naphazoline are imidazoline derivatives, and they pose serious health repercussions upon consumption.
Naphazoline (Naphcon, Vasocon) is the only one of the four that requires a prescription.
Drug induced rhinitis are aspirin, NSAIDS, beta blockers, ace inhibitors, methyldopa, oral contraceptives, psychotropic agents and nasal topical agents (Oxymetazoline, naphazoline, xylometazoline) may induce symptoms of rhinitis when they are administered topically or systematically.
Nasal ephedrine and naphazoline are reported to induce bilateral AACG in the acute management of epistaxis2 and AY2-adrenergic agents (salbutamol albuterol terbutaline) with anticholinergic drugs might also trigger transient angle closure.
1% Additional (Novartis) (single use) Supply level Vasocons- Murine Naphazoline Entry Level trictor irritation Hydrochloride (Pharmacy and redness 0.
Reddy's DisintegratingTablets (ODT), 30 mg Naphazoline HCI & Pheniramine Maleate Akorn Ophthalmic Solution 0.